Warnings from a Master Web Developer: Keep Your WordPress, Themes and Plugins Updated

Navigate through the back end of your WordPress website or blog and there’s a good chance you’ll see one or more of these update prompts.  The developers at WordPress and creators of various associated themes and plugins are constantly working behind the scenes to freshen their products and Darnell Smith urges webmasters to take them up

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Relief for the Small Biz Chief Cook and Bottle Washer – Website Maintenance Part 2

In a 2013 Verisign study of small business online presence, respondents cited a universal concern regarding on-going maintenance of the company website. The same study indicated something that you probably already know: more than half of the small businesses surveyed lacked dedicated staff to support digital marketing efforts such as SEO, website maintenance and online

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Help for the Small Biz Chief Cook and Bottle Washer: Website Maintenance Part 1

Are you a webmaster by default? You know, once the website is designed and launched, you’re the one in charge of everything from updating content to evaluating metrics to ensuring site security? Chances are, you’re the chief cook, bottle washer, marketing czar and webmaster too, without a checklist, manual or guide for your small business

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What The Classroom Doesn’t Teach You: Reflections from a NC A&T Student Intern

In a perfect world, the college experience would prepare students for the “real” professional world. With a degree in one hand and a guaranteed job in the other, college was intended to train young minds for their future livelihoods. But let’s be honest, college can’t prepare or teach you everything. College, in my eyes, is

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